The Koki Boga Big Band with David Chassé, click for greater
Followed by gigs (september 14 and october 12, a.o.) on a very
special location in de Eastern Docklands: The Kompaszaal,
KNSM-Laan 311, Amsterdam, with singer David
Chassé. A location with great acoustics.
Our yearly gig on 'Queen's Day' is almost becoming a tradition.
Again at Elsa's Café, Middenweg 73,
In between we accompanied a Jazzfest to celebrate the birthday of
Truus Engels in the Marnixbad/Zink in Amsterdam. Together with
Chassé and the Pastrellis R&R.
New for us was a gig in theater Odeon on sunday June, 1 in Amsterdam. We
were joined by singer Lils Mackintosh and a dancegroup doing a
dance demonstration. We performed here again on sunday September,
7th and november 2nd.
The band in Odeon with Lils
Our first gig this year was in the school in Amsterdam-East where we
rehearse every week: Basisschool De Kraal, Amsterdam.
On friday march 30 2007, starting at 14:00 hrs.
And again this year a gig in
De Badcuyp, in Amsterdam,
on june 17 this time. We start at 15:30 hrs.
With a guest performance of singer
And in between again a gig at our national holiday
(Queen's Day). At Elsa's Café, Middenweg 73,
The last gig of november, 27 in
De Badcuyp, in Amsterdam has pleased
everyone so much that we will play here now each first sunday of the month for five months in a row.
So we had the following dates:
We are starting usually at 16:00 hrs.
And since a long time we play again at our national holiday
(Queen's Day). This time atElsa's
Café, Middenweg 73, Watergraafsmeer, Amsterdam.
Also this autumn we will do gigs. After a successful gig on october,
15 on our usual site, De
Badcuyp, in Amsterdam, we will return here on december 17.
We begin at 15:30 hrs.
2005 was almost an exact copy of 2004 as far as gigs are concerned:
june, 16 - Neighbourhood festival Transvaalbuurt, a gig in
school "de Kraal" near the Steve Bikoplein.
june, 20 - Pleintheater. Our grand final gig in this theater.
june, 29 - Big Band Festival Medemblik. In the harbour, in front of
august 16, 17 en 18 - Het Open Haven Podium on the Java-Eiland.
The final rounds of the talentencontest of Het Einde van de Wereld.
And guess what, we won again, so we played even twice on this festival.